The video going viral on social media shows a 12-foot-long poisonous King Cobra gulping down water from a pet bottle. The venomous snake entered the village in its quest for water and was seen hovering around a water dispenser. The exhausted snake drank the water from the bottle. The incedent has taken place Karnataka’s Kaiga township. […]
The festival of Pongal maybe over but the fight for lifting the ban on their traditional sport Jallikattu still continues in Tamil Nadu. In fact it is now bigger than ever. Supreme court rejecting the plea to conduct the sport did not stop the people of Tamil Nadu and Jallikattu was held in a few […]
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has today visited DMK chief M Karunanidhi who is currently hospitalised in Chennai. The 92-year-oldleader and five-time chief minister of Tamil Nadu has been hospitalised for the second time in three weeks. He is currently undergoing treatment at the Kauvery Hospital yesterday after facing difficulties in breathing due to a […]
Demonitisation has brought nightmare for some as they are at the mercy of the banks for few thousand rupees, that too their own hard earned money. Large que since early morning outside banks and ATMs has become a regular feature. On the other hand, some of the unscrupulous people are still trading in unaccounted money. […]
In a joint operation carried out by the National Investigation Agency, Counter Intelligence Cell and a CID special investigation division team apprehended four terror suspects inspired by al-Qaida from hideouts in Chennai and Madurai who had planned to target at least 22 VIP’S including Prime Minister Narendra Modi. However, the motive behind the crime is […]
Come next summer and Karnataka to grapple with worst crisis. This is no prophecy but is the observation of environmentalists. The Cauvery impasse continues and it is unlikely to resolve soon. According to environmentalist Dinesh Holla the rivers in the Western Ghats are already running dry and this would cause a severe water crisis in […]
Chikungunya is taking its toll in Delhi and a few other cities across the country, with at least five deaths due to the vector-borne disease reported in the last two days. According to National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme, around 12,255 cases of chikungunya have been reported across the country till August 31. Karnataka alone […]
The Cauvery water release to Tamil Nadu on the orders of the Supreme Court has led to massive eruption of violence on the streets of Bengaluru and Mysuru. Shops and vehicles of Tamil Nadu are being attacked and set on fire. Karnataka has stopped bus services to Tamil Nadu and police jeeps were positioned along […]
Complying with Supreme Court’s directive, Karnataka has started to release Cauvery water to the neighbouring state, Tamil Nadu and will continue to do so for next ten days. The court had directed to release 15,000 cusecs of water per day to Tamil Nadu which led to an immediate backlash with agitated farmers and activists belonging […]
In 1990, the central government created a tribunal to examine the Cauvery river water sharing dispute between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. — In 2007, this tribunal delivered its verdict on how water should be shared between Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Puducherry and Kerala. However, the states have challenged the divide. — In Karnataka, there are four […]
Following a Supreme Court order on the release of Cauvery river water to neighbouring Tamil Nadu a large-scale protest has broken out on the highway connecting Karnataka and Tamil Nadu on Tuesday. . Protesters have burnt tyres and blocked a major highway in Karnataka. Karnataka State Road Transport has pulled off 700 buses from the […]
In a horrific road accident near Kundapur at least eight children have been killed and nine injured due to head on collision between a Maruti Omni where the students was on board and a private bus at Kundapur.
A CCTV footage shows a village Panchayat president Chandrahas, a Janta Dal (Secular) leader, in Mandya district of Karnataka tries to rape a Group D employee. The incident has been captured in a CCTV footage installed in the Panchayat office.